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Animal Research Alternatives: Database Selection Guide

To support research scientists in searching the literature in order to comply with the Animal Welfare Act (7USC 2131-2156)

Guides for Specific Database and Resource Selection

Current Funded Research

These databases are useful in locating current funded research. They are included as aids for not unnecessarily performing duplicate research.

Research Oriented Databases

These databases are great places to start finding material related to the first "R" in the 3R's - Research.

[Adapted from Literature Search for Alternatives Worksheet]

Animal Alternatives/ Animal Reduction

These databases are especially useful for  searching for materials associated with two(2) of the"3 Rs" -  Reduction and Replacement.